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March 05, 2015
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Players make All-Star team
Three Mitchell High seniors have been selected to play in the West vs. Midwest 1A All-Star Basketball games on March 21 in Cherryville. Tayler Duncan, Madison Spurling and Sam McKinney will represe...
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell teams end season
Both Mountaineer varsity basketball teams suffered big losses during the first round of the NCHSAA 1A state tournament last week. Both teams were slotted as 32nd seeds in the western tournament bra...
Mar 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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More state titles for wrestlers
Neither snow nor ice, nor the state’s best had to offer would keep the Mountaineers from another state title. Eight state qualifiers boosted the Mountaineers to a first place finish at the 1A NCHSA...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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JV boys win WHC tournament
The future looks bright for Mountaineer Basketball as the junior varsity boys team has won the Western Highlands Conference for a second straight year. Mitchell (16-6, 11-2) rallied to defeat Mount...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eight wrestlers qualify for state
Keep the trophy case open at Mitchell High. The Mountaineer wrestlers are still winning championships. Fresh off their second straight dual team state championship, the Mountaineers won the 1A west...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boone wins eighth state title
Zach Boone may have his college plans figured out, but that doesn’t mean he is finished winning state championships. Boone won his eighth career state title in the 3,200 meter run during last Frida...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell closes out season
Despite a close first half with the Mountaineers, the visiting Avery Vikings were not going to let Mitchell get in the way of another undefeated conference run. The Mountaineers (8-16, 5-7) lost 50...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers end with Vikings
The Lady Mountaineers lost their final game of the regular season at home against Avery last Tuesday. Mitchell (5-19, 1-11) was defeated 51-40 by the visiting Lady Vikings (10-13, 6-6) on senior ni...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers drop two road games
The Lady Mountaineers had a pair of tough outings on the road against the top teams in the Western Highlands Conference last week. Mitchell (5-18, 1-10) lost 68-34 to Madison (19-3, 10-1) last Frid...
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers lose final road games
The Mountaineer boys basketball team lost their final two road matchups of the regular season against conference opponents. Mitchell (8-15, 5-6) lost a close game 50-47 to Madison (8-14, 5-6) last ...
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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MHS basketball team wins two
The Mountaineer basketball team won two games last week during a three-game home stretch in Ledger. Mitchell (8-13, 5-4) defeated Hendersonville (11-10, 3-7) 65-57 after controlling the first half ...
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eight wrestlers win WHC gold
Eight Mountaineer wrestlers won conference titles in their respective weight classes, boosting Mitchell to another first place finish in the Western Highlands Conference Tournament last Friday at P...
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Lady Mountaineers get WHC win
The Lady Mountaineers snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 49-42 win over Hendersonville, capping off a three-game home stretch last week. Mitchell (5-16, 1-8) earned their first conference win...
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineer wrestling team wins Western Highlands
Mitchell was undefeated in the conference
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell loses games to Titans
The Mountaineer basketball teams both fell short in their only game last week hosting McDowell. Mitchell (6-12, 3-3) lost 70-52 against McDowell (11-6) last Tuesday in a game decided early in the f...
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell wins in OT, loses other
The Mountaineer basketball team split last week’s games, including a come from behind win against Madison in an overtime thriller. Mitchell (6-11, 3-3) lost big, 66-29, on Friday night in Newland t...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers winless in conference
The Lady Mountaineers are still looking for their first conference win of the season after losing both their matchups last week. Mitchell (4-13, 0-6) lost a 48-47 thriller last Friday at Avery (7-9...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling team third in duals
The Mitchell wrestling team finished 4-1 for third place during last Saturday’s Highlander Duals at Heathwood Hall in Colombia, S.C. The Mountaineers won their first two matches before dropping a t...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Basketball team drops games
The Mountaineer men basketball team dropped both of their games last week to conference opponents. Mitchell (5-10, 2-2) lost 51-33 against Mountain Heritage (7-5, 3-1) last Friday night in Ledger. ...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestlers ranked in state
The Mountaineer wrestling team didn’t skip a beat entering 2015, starting conference play with three dominating performances. Mitchell (17-3) downed Polk County 58-21 and Mountain Heritage 72-9 in ...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers winless in conference
The Lady Mountaineer basketball team fell short in both of their conference matchups last week. Mitchell (4-11, 0-4) had a tall order trying to best undefeated Mountain Heritage (12-0, 4-0) last Fr...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Men beat Polk, lose tournament
The Mountaineer men’s basketball team bested Polk County 52-37 in their 2015 debut game at Columbus, recovering from their Christmas tournament performance at North Henderson. The Mountaineers (5-8...
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers take second in holiday tourney
The Lady Mountaineer basketball team kicked off the second half of the season with a 52-48 loss last Friday at Polk County. Mitchell (4-9, 0-2) played Polk County (7-3, 1-2) close for three quarter...
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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MHS basketball teams lose games
The Mountaineer varsity basketball teams lost big in their only game last week against a pair of one-loss Smoky Mountain teams. The Lady Mountaineers (3-7) lost 73-22 to the Smoky Mountain Mustangs...
Dec 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling team dominates
The Mountaineer wrestling squad capped off a memorable 2014 on their home mats with a dominating five-win sweep of their competition during the Quartz Corp Duals held last Friday in Ledger. Mitchel...
Dec 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ladies team drops two games
The Lady Mountaineers fell short in both of their road match-ups last week. Mitchell (3-6) lost big in their conference debut against Owen (5-7) 62-45 last Friday in Black Mountain. The Lady Mounta...
Dec 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers win two games
The Mountaineer men’s basketball team won both of their match ups last week, including a 63-58 win over Owen in Black Mountain. Mitchell (4-5) recovered from a somewhat sluggish first half to defea...
Dec 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Men get big win, lose to Ironmen
The North Wilkes Vikings didn’t have an answer for Trevan Riddle and the Mountaineer basketball squad last Thursday night in Ledger. Mitchell (2-5) took advantage of a struggling 0-6 Viking team wi...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling team gets gold
The Mountaineer wrestling team brought home the hardware after a first-place performance at last Saturday’s NEO Invitational tournament held in Waynesville. The Mountaineers outclassed the nine-tea...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell ladies split week
The Lady Mountaineers split last week’s action against two opponents heading in opposite directions. Mitchell (3-4) fought until the buzzer during their 67-46 loss to 2A North Wilkes (5-1) last Thu...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers get first win
The Mountaineer men’s basketball team split last week’s action, winning their first game of the season in the process. Mitchell (1-4) defeated Rosman 67-60 in their first regular season home game o...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling team goes 3-2 at meet
With their football members back in the starting lineup, the Mountaineer wrestling team went 3-2 during the West Forsyth Duals at Clemmons last Saturday. The Mountaineers made the trip to the Winst...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Mountaineers win two
The Lady Mountaineer basketball squad got into the win column twice last week with a pair of victories over 1A competition. Mitchell (2-3) was able to defeat Rosman 52-48 Thursday night in Ledger. ...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineer wrestling team has busy holidays
The Mountaineer wrestling team was busy during the holiday week, competing in a quad meet as well as last Saturday’s North Knight Invitational at North Henderson High School. Mitchell placed 11th o...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rough start for basketball teams
Mitchell’s varsity basketball squads had a rough start to the 2014-15 season with three straight losses in their games. The Mountaineers hosted the ninth annual Unimin Harvest Hoops Invitational on...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling team wins opener
With most of the team still competing in playoff football, the remaining Mountaineer wrestlers took to the mats for a 69-6 season opening win over Ashe County. Both squads brought skeleton crews to...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zach Boone will run for Ole Miss
Seven time state champion gets full ride to SEC program to run long distances
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mitchell out in second round
The Mountaineers suffered a 28-0 shutout at Whiteville last Friday during the second round of the NCHSAA 1-AA playoffs, closing the book on a turnaround season for the football program. The sixth-s...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bringing home a trophy
The Mitchell High School varsity cheerleaders competed at the NCHSAA State Cheerleading Championships last weekend. This is the first time in school history that Mitchell has competed in this parti...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mountaineers pull out another late game victory
With their last three wins decided in the final minute of play, those with weak hearts may want to stay away from Mountaineer football. For the third week, Mitchell (7-4, 3-3) settled the score in ...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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